SMALL business owners will be watching today’s Federal Budget closely, hoping for any tax relief on the horizon.

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14th May 2013 7:05 AM

GLADSTONE GP John Bird knows tonight’s federal budget will be a tight one, and he’s not optimistic Wayne Swan will find...

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14th May 2013 7:05 AM

TONIGHT the Federal Government is expected to reveal a $17 billion revenue hole in its budget, and there has been...

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14th May 2013 7:05 AM

HOW will we know whether or not Wayne Swan’s federal budget is a good one? The popular test used to be pretty simple:...

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13th May 2013 12:05 PM

GLADSTONE Regional Council is banking on cash for three priority projects when the Federal Budget is handed down next week.

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11th May 2013 7:05 AM

REGIONAL funding remains secure in the lead-up to next week’s Federal Budget, despite fears for the long-term future of...

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07th May 2013 1:05 PM

AUSTRALIANS forked out more than $12b on health services and medicines in 2010-11, but that was just 30% of the $130b...

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02nd May 2013 2:05 PM

THE Australian Council of Social Service says a range of measures would improve the upcoming Federal Budget bottom line by...

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11th March 2013 2:03 PM

THE Rural Doctors Association of Australia has an unusual request for Treasurer Wayne Swan ahead of the Federal Budget – it...

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15th Feb. 2013 6:02 AM

OPPOSITION Treasury spokesman Joe Hockey has called for Prime Minister Julia Gillard to reveal the true state of the...

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30th Jan. 2013 7:01 AM